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One in five UK mammals at risk of extinction

BBC News Tuesday, 12 June 2018
One in five UK mammals at risk of extinctionThe red squirrel, the wildcat, and the grey long-eared bat face severe threats, a study says.
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According to new research, one in five mammals are at risk of extinction in the U.K. Climate change, loss of habitat, pesticides, and diseases are among the factors that could lead to extinction.

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